Hetaerina fuscoguttata Selys, 1878Calopterygidae
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Male identification:

  • Lacks stigma.
  • Wing tips smoky.
  • Thorax metallic red.

Female identification:

  • Lacks stigma.
  • Thoracic markings metallic red.

Size: Large

Body length: 51.0-52.0

Local distribution: Pacific slope at 200 - 400 m.

Habitat: Small to medium clear streams.

Species range in Middle America: Costa Rica to Panama, South America

Male abdomen length: 41

Female abdomen length: 34

Female hindwing length: 29

Updated: 7 August 2009





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